Gov't leader attends state funeral of former Lao PM Politics

Gov't leader attends state funeral of former Lao PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 13 led a high-ranking delegation of the Vietnamese Party and State to attend the state funeral of former Politburo member, former Prime Minister of Laos and former Chairman of the Lao Front for National Construction Central Committee Sisavath Keobounphanh, who passed away a day earlier.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends state funeral of former Lao PM Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends state funeral of former Lao PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 13 led a high-ranking delegation of the Vietnamese Party and State to attend the state funeral of former Politburo member, former Prime Minister of Laos and former Chairman of the Lao Front for National Construction Central Committee Sisavath Keobounphanh, who passed away a day earlier.
57 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties Politics

57 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties

Over the past 57 years, the Vietnam-Laos traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation have been consolidated and developed intensively and extensively.
China willing to step up cooperation with Laos World

China willing to step up cooperation with Laos

China is willing to cooperate with Laos to further implement the consensus reached by the leaders of the two parties and the two countries, while continuously consolidating the traditional friendship and increasing high-level exchanges, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said.
Lao Defence Minister promoted to General rank World

Lao Defence Minister promoted to General rank

Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit on December 10 issued a decree on promoting the military rank of Defence Minister Chansamone Chanyalath from Senior Lieutenant General to General.
Laos, Cuba agree to promote bilateral ties World

Laos, Cuba agree to promote bilateral ties

Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit and Cuban President of the Council of State and Council of Ministers Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez have agreed to promote the two countries’ traditional friendship.
Laos sends condolences to Vietnam over losses caused by storm Politics

Laos sends condolences to Vietnam over losses caused by storm

President Bounnhang Vorachit and Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith of Laos have sent messages of sympathy to Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc over the huge losses in humans and property caused by typhoon Son Tinh in northern and central provinces.
Chinese Premier calls for closer cooperation with Laos World

Chinese Premier calls for closer cooperation with Laos

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang called for closer cooperation with Laos in key areas such as traffic infrastructure, agriculture, education, and tourism at a meeting with Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit in Beijing on May 31.
Lao Party, State leader visits Nghe An province Politics

Lao Party, State leader visits Nghe An province

General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith thanked the support of Vietnam’s central Nghe An province to Lao localities during his visit to the province on December 20.
Obama reaffirms US commitment to Asia World

Obama reaffirms US commitment to Asia

American engagement with Asia will endure after he leaves the While House, Barack Obama has said during his final visit to the region as US president.